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Islamic Feminism as an Effort towards Renewal and Modernization

The events of September 11, 2001 and the subsequent reactions have moved the Islamic faith – and especially Islamic extremism into the public limelight and made it an on-going topic of discussion. While the opinions of politically active Muslims (Islamists) or extremists have increasingly become media topics, liberal Muslims are presented in much less detail. Islamic feminism may be considered one form of liberal Islam. It is characterized by the following aspects:

Islam and Christianity Nr. 2/2004 (4. Jg.)

  Contents: Editorial Muhammad and his Wifes (Daniel Hecker) Women in Islam: The Provisions of Islamic Marriage Law (Christine Schirrmacher) Cross-Religious Marriages in Islam: Interview with Rafiq Yousef, Egypt Islamic Feminism as an Effort towards Renewal and Modernization (Bärbel Debus) Muslim Traditions News from the Internet PDF: Islam and Christianity Nr. 2/2004 (4. Jg.)